The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 285 305 339
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +34
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 448 437 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.00% 0.88% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.84% 3.47% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 343 336 195
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11673 12588 11677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.14% 25.48% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9585 10217 9501
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 120 £50,000 +1.01% 11
Greenwich - 14 £45,000 -
Uxbridge -1 5 £52,500 -
Feltham - 4 £55,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £66,250 -
Greenford +2 1 £27,500 -34.13% 6
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 938 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 232 (24.73%) Microsoft
3 219 (23.35%) Windows
4 198 (21.11%) DV Cleared
5 192 (20.47%) ITIL
6 156 (16.63%) Firewall
7 152 (16.20%) Cisco
8 139 (14.82%) C
9 128 (13.65%) MS Excel
10 126 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
11 123 (13.11%) Degree
12 118 (12.58%) SQL Server
13 113 (12.05%) SQL
14 107 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
15 106 (11.30%) SharePoint
15 106 (11.30%) Active Directory
16 105 (11.19%) LAN
16 105 (11.19%) WAN
17 104 (11.09%) Juniper
18 103 (10.98%) VMware
19 100 (10.66%) Oracle
20 97 (10.34%) Finance
21 92 (9.81%) Wireless
22 88 (9.38%) Service Management
22 88 (9.38%) CheckPoint
23 85 (9.06%) Remedy
23 85 (9.06%) CCNP
24 82 (8.74%) HP
25 80 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
26 78 (8.32%) Linux

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 106 (11.30%) SharePoint
2 61 (6.50%) Lync
3 41 (4.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 38 (4.05%) MS Exchange
5 37 (3.94%) IIS
6 33 (3.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 28 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
8 27 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
9 26 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
11 16 (1.71%) WebLogic
12 12 (1.28%) CMS
13 10 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (1.07%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.64%) Node.js
14 6 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
14 6 (0.64%) JBoss
14 6 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 128 (13.65%) MS Excel
2 46 (4.90%) MS Office
3 14 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.96%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.96%) AutoCAD
5 8 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 54 (5.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 42 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 20 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.43%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 4 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (0.43%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.43%) SAP MM
10 3 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.32%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.32%) SAP CS
10 3 (0.32%) LabWindows
10 3 (0.32%) SAP FI
10 3 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.20%) Office 365
2 27 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.64%) SaaS
5 4 (0.43%) PaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.11%) Taleo
7 1 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 156 (16.63%) Firewall
2 105 (11.19%) LAN
2 105 (11.19%) WAN
3 92 (9.81%) Wireless
4 41 (4.37%) Wi-Fi
5 40 (4.26%) Wireless Security
6 39 (4.16%) SNMP
7 38 (4.05%) SAN
8 34 (3.62%) VoIP
9 33 (3.52%) DSL
9 33 (3.52%) Structured Cabling
10 30 (3.20%) IP Telephony
11 29 (3.09%) MPLS
12 27 (2.88%) Network Security
13 23 (2.45%) Ethernet
14 21 (2.24%) TCP/IP
14 21 (2.24%) Unified Communications
14 21 (2.24%) Gigabit Ethernet
15 19 (2.03%) DNS
16 15 (1.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (12.58%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (3.94%) Oracle Database
4 32 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 21 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (1.71%) RDBMS
8 16 (1.71%) MySQL
9 15 (1.60%) MongoDB
10 14 (1.49%) Big Data
11 11 (1.17%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.07%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (3.30%) Visual Studio
2 26 (2.77%) Rational DOORS
3 17 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
3 17 (1.81%) MSBuild
3 17 (1.81%) NUnit
3 17 (1.81%) CruiseControl
4 16 (1.71%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.28%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.17%) Maven
7 10 (1.07%) Selenium
8 9 (0.96%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.64%) JIRA
9 6 (0.64%) Subversion
9 6 (0.64%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.53%) JDeveloper
10 5 (0.53%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.53%) Rational Performance Tester
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.32%) JMeter
General
1 97 (10.34%) Finance
2 53 (5.65%) Telecoms
3 32 (3.41%) Retail
4 24 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.03%) Aerospace
6 17 (1.81%) Banking
7 16 (1.71%) Legal
8 10 (1.07%) Military
9 8 (0.85%) Electronics
10 7 (0.75%) Advertising
11 6 (0.64%) Law
11 6 (0.64%) Marketing
12 3 (0.32%) Local Government
12 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.21%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 170 (18.12%) Consultant
2 109 (11.62%) Architect
3 83 (8.85%) Developer
4 65 (6.93%) Network Engineer
5 58 (6.18%) Analyst
6 44 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
6 44 (4.69%) DBA
7 41 (4.37%) Project Manager
7 41 (4.37%) Security Consultant
8 32 (3.41%) Microsoft Consultant
9 28 (2.99%) Programme Manager
9 28 (2.99%) .NET Developer
10 23 (2.45%) Network Architect
10 23 (2.45%) Firewall Engineer
11 21 (2.24%) Oracle DBA
12 20 (2.13%) SQL DBA
13 19 (2.03%) Security Architect
14 18 (1.92%) Test Engineer
14 18 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
14 18 (1.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (8.00%) .NET
2 61 (6.50%) HTML
3 59 (6.29%) CSS
4 57 (6.08%) ASP.NET
5 42 (4.48%) Web Services
6 41 (4.37%) .NET Framework
7 38 (4.05%) WCF
8 34 (3.62%) Entity Framework
9 28 (2.99%) J2EE
10 27 (2.88%) HTML5
11 23 (2.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 23 (2.45%) Middleware
12 19 (2.03%) jQuery
13 18 (1.92%) CSS3
14 16 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
15 15 (1.60%) AngularJS
15 15 (1.60%) XML
16 14 (1.49%) Spring
17 12 (1.28%) XSLT
17 12 (1.28%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 39 (4.16%) Computer Science
4 33 (3.52%) GIS
5 29 (3.09%) Clustering
6 19 (2.03%) Replication
7 18 (1.92%) CESG
8 17 (1.81%) Life Science
9 16 (1.71%) CMDB
9 16 (1.71%) PKI
10 15 (1.60%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.49%) Visualisation
11 14 (1.49%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.39%) Open Source
13 11 (1.17%) Freedom of Information Act
13 11 (1.17%) Freedom of Information
14 10 (1.07%) Physics
15 9 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (0.96%) CCTV
16 8 (0.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 219 (23.35%) Windows
2 78 (8.32%) Linux
3 71 (7.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (6.93%) UNIX
5 55 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (2.99%) Windows 7
7 26 (2.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.81%) Solaris
9 15 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.17%) CentOS
11 9 (0.96%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.75%) SUSE
14 6 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.64%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.53%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.21%) Android
16 2 (0.21%) AIX
16 2 (0.21%) HPUX
17 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (20.47%) ITIL
2 107 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (9.38%) Service Management
4 74 (7.89%) Information Security
5 67 (7.14%) Change Management
6 59 (6.29%) Project Management
7 58 (6.18%) Risk Management
8 57 (6.08%) Service Delivery
8 57 (6.08%) CRM
9 54 (5.76%) ITSM
10 53 (5.65%) PRINCE2
11 52 (5.54%) Software Engineering
12 46 (4.90%) Change Control
13 43 (4.58%) MVC
13 43 (4.58%) Migration
14 41 (4.37%) UML
14 41 (4.37%) Mentoring
15 40 (4.26%) Cyber Security
16 37 (3.94%) Penetration Testing
17 36 (3.84%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 139 (14.82%) C
2 113 (12.05%) SQL
3 76 (8.10%) Java
4 69 (7.36%) C#
5 62 (6.61%) JavaScript
6 25 (2.67%) Ruby
7 21 (2.24%) C++
8 20 (2.13%) Perl
9 18 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 15 (1.60%) Python
10 15 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.28%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.28%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.07%) PHP
13 7 (0.75%) AWK
13 7 (0.75%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.75%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.64%) Bourne shell
14 6 (0.64%) sed
15 3 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 938 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 198 (21.11%) DV Cleared
3 126 (13.43%) Cisco Certification
4 123 (13.11%) Degree
5 85 (9.06%) CCNP
6 60 (6.40%) CCNA
7 51 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (4.26%) CCSA
9 39 (4.16%) MCSE
10 38 (4.05%) CISSP
11 36 (3.84%) CCSE
12 34 (3.62%) CCIE
13 31 (3.30%) MCITP
14 25 (2.67%) MCTS
15 23 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 19 (2.03%) HP APS
16 19 (2.03%) CCIA
16 19 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
17 18 (1.92%) CISM
18 17 (1.81%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.54%) SLA
2 27 (2.88%) QA
2 27 (2.88%) JSP 440
2 27 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.85%) COBIT
5 6 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.21%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 106 (11.30%) Active Directory
2 80 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.03%) XenApp
5 13 (1.39%) VMware ESX
6 11 (1.17%) XenDesktop
7 9 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.96%) Firmware
7 9 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.85%) vSphere
9 7 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.64%) Oracle Clusterware
11 5 (0.53%) Snort
12 3 (0.32%) vCloud
13 2 (0.21%) pfSense
13 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.21%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 34 (3.62%) OpenView
2 24 (2.56%) SCCM
2 24 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
3 15 (1.60%) SCOM
3 15 (1.60%) CiscoWorks
4 14 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (1.28%) Puppet
6 11 (1.17%) Data Guard
6 11 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (1.07%) SCOrch
8 8 (0.85%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.75%) SCVMM
10 6 (0.64%) HP SIM
10 6 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.53%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.53%) Ansible
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle Flashback
12 4 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.32%) Legato
13 3 (0.32%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 232 (24.73%) Microsoft
2 152 (16.20%) Cisco
3 104 (11.09%) Juniper
4 103 (10.98%) VMware
5 100 (10.66%) Oracle
6 88 (9.38%) CheckPoint
7 85 (9.06%) Remedy
8 82 (8.74%) HP
9 41 (4.37%) F5
10 38 (4.05%) Citrix
11 34 (3.62%) BMC
12 26 (2.77%) NetApp
13 21 (2.24%) Nokia
13 21 (2.24%) IBM
13 21 (2.24%) 3Com
14 19 (2.03%) Red Hat
15 18 (1.92%) SAP
16 17 (1.81%) EMC
17 14 (1.49%) Avaya
18 12 (1.28%) McAfee
London
J & C Associates Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive Salary + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £12.00 - £16.50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + 4% bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£90,000
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical (or OT)
Posted: 4 days ago